Kerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-15101

Description

Cream silk; triangle shaped w/ fringed edges; embroidered w/ stylized single flowers in rows by color--red, blue, yellow, purple, and green. French knots, satin stitch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

kerchiefs
headgear
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
floral patterns
stylization
Children's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Geometric Floral
KERCHIEF

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5709